Some Snaps from our Virtual Sports Day

Some Snaps from our Virtual Sports Day

On Friday, we launched our very own Virtual Sports Day as this was unable to go ahead in school.  Throughout the day, we set six challenges for the children and their families to join in with.  Challenge 1 – How far can you jump?Challenge 2 – Tennis ball...
Year 2 get measuring!

Year 2 get measuring!

Year 2 have been learning a lot about different ways to measure things in maths. To start with, we compared and ordered lengths of objects measured in centimetres (cm) and metres (m). More recently, we have considered mass and looking at objects measured in grams (g)...
Left, right, clockwise, anti-clockwise…Year 2 get moving!

Left, right, clockwise, anti-clockwise…Year 2 get moving!

Year 2 have been learning a lot about position and direction over the past week. We have revised our understanding of left and right and used bossy, imperative verbs to give out directional instructions. We looked at the way a clock moves to help us remember clockwise...
Shoes, shoes, shoes!

Shoes, shoes, shoes!

Year 2 have been looking at lots of different things to do with shoes over the past two weeks! First, we watched a video called ‘Caterpillar shoes,’ about a kind caterpillar who gives away his shoes to the other insects living in the forest. We thought...
Dear Diary….

Dear Diary….

This week’s English home learning was based on the film clip ‘A Cloudy Lesson’. It was about a grandfather who taught his grandson how to make clouds. At first, the boy couldn’t make any clouds and he ended up falling on the cloud maker and changing the shape. This...
Money work in Year 2

Money work in Year 2

Year 2 have been looking at all things money-related this week. We started with recapping the different coins and their values before showing that we could make different amounts of money, using different combinations of coins. For example, we could make 6p by 5p + 1...